What Is a Story of Bread In Your Life?

Click here to view the wonder of bread in our life stories submitted by members. By The Reverend Dr. Jo Forrest When I served a multi-cultural, Latino congregation, the senior minister asked members to bring bread reminiscent of their home country on World Communion Sunday. Our table could not hold the plenty and [...]

Memorizing My Verses

Children's Day By Christine V. Hides I was apprehensive about the answers I would receive when I asked the third graders what Bible passage I should memorize for Children’s Day, this Sunday, June 2. Would they suggest something too long for me to learn? Or a passage from the Old Testament that would be [...]

Facets of Faithfulness

By The Reverend Dr. William A. Evertsberg Last week La Casa Norte, the mission to homeless youth in Humboldt Park, presented an award to Kenilworth Union Church for its financial and volunteer support over many years. Patti Morrell introduced us at a scholarship event in Evanston. Some of you know Patti. She’s a [...]

Celebrate Our Newest Members

By The Reverend Dr. Katie Snipes Lancaster I want to talk about this year's confirmation class through two important lenses: technology and talent. First, technology: Fortune Magazine editor Geoff Colvin says, "We're hardwired by 100,000 years of evolution to value deep interaction with other humans and not with computers." However, in his book Back [...]

2019-04-25T15:41:57-05:00Church Stories, Worship, Youth Ministry|

Our Lady

By The Reverend Dr. William A. Evertsberg  St. John is the only one of the four Evangelists who tells us that Jesus’ mother was at the cross when he died. Probably for that reason alone, John’s crucifixion narrative has down the ages inspired more Good Friday art than the other three Gospels. Painters, [...]

2019-04-18T12:36:26-05:00Church Stories, Worship|